Gladden Farm sees Phase II coming with Richmond and Lennar

MARANA, Arizona — Richmond American Homes and Lennar Homes teamed up to buy Block 35 and 39, the first sales in Gladden Farms II. Richmond acquired 64-lots for $3,456,000 and Lennar purchased 59-lots for $3,186,000, or $54,000 per finished lot.

Both builders are currently building in Gladden Farms I, to the west of the new Gladden Farms II. See Richmond and Lennar at the Homestead at Gladden Farms website.

Will White and John Carroll of Land Advisors Organization in Tucson handled these transactions and has the marketing assignment on all of Gladden Farms.

“This is an important and exciting event because it is the first lots purchased in Gladden Farms II. This closing will help kick off construction of the next phase of the community, according to

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Petrus Partners Sells 123 Finished Lots in Marana, AZ

Petrus Partners Sells 123 Finished Lots in Marana, AZ

Marana, AZ – Petrus Partners Ltd. (“Petrus”), in association with its subsidiary Crown West Realty (“CWR”) of Tucson, AZ (Dean Wingert, Vice President), has sold 123 finished lots in Phase II of the Gladden Farms master planned community for $6.6 million. Lennar and Richmond American purchased the lots. Will White of the Land Advisors Organization represented the seller.

The Gladden Farms master planned community has over 1,480 constructed single-family homes within the completed Phase I which is fully committed to national homebuilders including Meritage, Richmond American, Lennar, and KB, all of which have active subdivisions open for sale.Phase I will have a total of 1,747 residential units upon build-out. Commercial parcels, totaling 42 acres, have been

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Petrus Partners Sells 376 Finished Lots in Gold Canyon, AZ

Gold Canyon, AZ – Petrus Partners Ltd. (“Petrus”), in association with Voyager Investment Properties, LLC (“Voyager”) of Scottsdale, AZ (Mark Voigt and Dave Rogers, Principals), has sold 376 finished lots in Phase I of the Peralta Canyon master planned community for $23.2 million. Six leading homebuilders including Lennar, Cal-Atlantic, Gehan Homes, Beazer Homes, David Weekley Homes, and KB Home purchased finished lots in the master planned community between June 2017 and February 2018. Bret Rinehart and Ryan Semro of the Land Advisors Organization represented the seller.

Peralta Canyon is located in Gold Canyon proximate to Highway 60, 14 miles from Mesa and 18 miles from Phoenix Mesa Gateway Airport. Major retailers, restaurants and services are within a 10-minute drive, with a health club and multiple

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Richmond American to Celebrate New Community in Tucson

TUCSON, Ariz., Feb. 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Richmond American Homes of Arizona, Inc., a subsidiary of M.D.C. Holdings, Inc. (MDC), is pleased to announce the opening of Santa Rita Ranch III in southeast Tucson. Prospective homebuyers and area agents are invited to attend the community's Grand Opening event on Saturday, March 10, 2018, from 12 to 4 p.m.


Located next to the stunning Santa Rita Mountains for which it was named, Santa Rita Ranch III offers five inspired ranch and two-story floor plans with incredible included features, such as premium hardwood cabinetry and GE®appliances, as well as hundreds of exciting personalization options. New homes at the community feature three to five bedrooms and approximately 1,810 to 2,910 square feet, from

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Santa Rita Ranch III Moves Ahead with Two New Homebuilders in the Vail Area

TUCSON, Arizona — Richmond American (NYSE: MDC) and Lennar Homes (NYSE: LEN) are the first two homebuilders to enter Santa Rita Ranch Phase III. Each builder purchased 68 SFR lots recently from Crown West Realty (Dean Wingert, VP) for a finished cost of $50,750 per lot, or $6.9 million.

The Santa Rita Ranch Specific Plan was first approved by the County in 1988 for 2,435-acres and up to 5,307 units. Stanley P. Abrams and Santa Rita Partnership were the applicants. Crown West acquired its portion known as Santa Rita Ranch III in 2013, a total of 182 acres and 330-lots being developed by Crown West.

Nestled into the foothills of the scenic Santa Rita Mountains. “Each additional phase of the community climbs higher into the

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Major SW Tucson Development Gets New Life

By Murphy Woodhouse Arizona Daily Star - Updated Oct 25, 2016

A 645-acre residential and commercial development south of Valencia Road near Ryan Airfield, which was idled during the Great Recession, has been revived.

The Pomegranate development could have as many as 2,658 homes in an area that county officials say has increasing interest.

“We are seeing growth out there,” said county planning official Chris Poirier.

Residential development trends have also been positive across Tucson, which has seen foreclosures fall and new home permits rise over the last year, the Star reported in July.

Dean Wingert, of Crown West Land Group, which purchased the foreclosed properties from lenders, said building at several nearby subdivisions, as well as a large land purchase in the area by

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Lennar Homes Joins Other Home Builders at Gladden Farms MPC

Just as the Gladden Farms Elementary School opened for classes this week, Lennar Homes purchased 60 SFR lots at Homestead at Gladden Farms for $2.64 Million ($44,000 per lot) from Crown West Realty (Dean Wingert, member). Richmond American Homes and Lennar will both be building at this subdivision, called Homestead.

Gladden Farms is a 1,350-acre master planned community in northern Marana, just west of Interstate 10 between Tangerine and Moor Roads. There are currently 1,300 SFR homes built in Gladden Farms and 277 lots currently under development. With four homebuilders active in the community, makes it is one of the most active communities in the Northwest submarket.

KB Homes at Somerset at Gladden Farms is down to its last five lots of 148 homesites. Meritage

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Click Distributing nearly doubles space

Wine, beer, and hard alcohol distributor Click Distributing East has nearly doubled its square footage after moving to new space in the Spokane Business & Industrial Park, at 3808 N. Sullivan Road in Spokane Valley. Terry Nichols, Click Distributing co-owner and general manager, says the company moved in September to its 40,000-square-foot space in the industrial park from a 21,000-square foot space in the same complex. “We were already tight in our old space and just couldn’t take on any more product,” Nichols says. The distributor now has 4,000 square feet of refrigeration space, compared with its previous 1,200-square-foot cooler. Click Distributing East, locally owned since 2002, has a total of 31 employees, with 16 full-time sales representatives taking orders from across Eastern Washington and

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Land Advisors Organization - Tucson Closes $1.6M Lot Deal in Gladden Farms

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Land Advisors Organization – Tucson Closes $1.6M Lot Deal in Gladden Farms

TUCSON, AZ, January 5, 2016 — The Tucson office of the Land Advisors® Organization (LAO), a premier nationwide land brokerage firm, announced today the successful closing of 89 platted and engineered lots in the Gladden Farms master planned community. Located along Tangerine Farms Road just west of Interstate 10 in Marana, Arizona, the Gladden Farms community consists of over 1,250 homes situated within lushly landscaped greenbelts.

Land Advisors Organization brokers Will White and John Carroll negotiated this transaction, representing the seller.

The platted and engineered lots were sold by Gladden Phase 1, LLC and was purchased for $1,682,100, by Meritage

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Click Distributing East relocates to new bigger distribution center

Inland Northwest Business Watch

SPOKANE, WA- The wine and craft beer industry continues to be a strong spot in our local economy, which likely plays a big part in the recent relocation and expansion of Click Distributing East's distribution center and office's in the Spokane Business & Industrial Park. However they didn't move very far, Click moved from building 18 to building 29 still in the Business Park. But there space is now much larger, in fact the new space is almost double the size of their old space. Click had occupied 21,000 square feet and now has 40,000 square feet.

In addition to all new building space they also have new, more convenient cold storage area. Their space is equipped with a 4,000 square

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